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Trades in Alberta

Trades in Alberta

Intended Audience: Career & HR Practitioners,Teachers/Counsellors,Low Literacy,Newcomers,Parents,Youth

Publisher: Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education
Format: Publication

What are the trades? How do people enter the trades? This easy-to-read publication for low literacy individuals explores various trade options such as welder, mechanic, hairstylist, carpenter and cook through the stories of 7 people.

For those working with individuals interested in trades:
Trades in Alberta - Teaching Notes (PDF)

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